Seeds of South Australia
Heteropogon contortus (Gramineae)
List of species for Heteropogon
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Herbarium regions:
North Western, Gairdner-Torrens
NRM regions:
Alinytjara Wilurara, South Australian Arid Lands
AVH map:
Australian distribution map (external link)
SA Census:
Census of South Australian plants (external link)     [genus Heteropogon]
Name derivation:
Heteropogon from the Greek 'heteros' meaning different and 'pogon' meaning beard; referring to the male spikelet being awnless and the female spikelet is awned